The Mariposa School

  • The Mariposa School is a non-profit organization created specifically to offer children with autism and other developmental disabilities year around, intensive instruction using innovative teaching techniques.
  • Based in central north carolina, the school has attracted international attention for its progressive teaching curriculum and various programming opportunities.
  • Each program is tailored to fit individual needs so that the student may realize his/her maximum potential.
  • Our mission is to provide intensive instruction in a supportive environment designed to improve communication skills and therefore quality of life for children with autism and other developmental disabilities and their families.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students55 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 16%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio2:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Apex
    Grades: K-12 | 35 students
    11.4 miles
    1434 Farrington Road
    Apex, NC 27523
    (919)387-9440
    11.4 K-12
    35
  • Winston Salem
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    Special Education School
    Grades: NS-12 | 43 students
    88.1 miles
    905 Friedberg Church Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27127
    (336)251-1180
    88.1 NS-12
    43
  • Ballston Spa
    Malta Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-6 | 52 students
    566.3 miles
    100 Saratoga Village Blvd Ste 34a
    Ballston Spa, NY 12020
    (518)633-1971
    566.3 PK-6
    52
  • Saratoga Springs
    Grades: PK-6 | 130 students
    574.6 miles
    459 Lake Avenue
    Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
    (518)583-0841
    574.6 PK-6
    130
  • Saratoga Springs
    Waldorf School Of Saratoga Springs
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-12 | 206 students
    573.2 miles
    122 Regent St
    Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
    (518)584-7643
    573.2 PK-12
    206

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